Created 10-May-14
Modified 10-May-14
Visitors 15
35 photos
An excellent day at the Great Central Railway in Leicestershire which despite the abysmal weather forecast turned out not to be so bad in the end. Locations visited include Woodthorpe, Kinchley Lane and Quorn Station.


Loco's in use were:


Lambleton Tank No. 29.
Pannier Tank L92.
SR King Arthur Class No. 777 Sir Lamiel.
LMS Class 3F "Jinty" 47406.
LMS Class 8F No. 48624.
BR Standard Class 7 No. 70013 Oliver Cromwell.
Standard 2 No. 78019.
GNR Class N2 No. 1744.
BR Standard 9F No. 92214.

Categories & Keywords
Category:Transportation
Subcategory:Trains
Subcategory Detail:
Keywords:1744, 47406, 48624, 70013, 777, 78019, 92214, GCR, Great Central Railway, Oliver Cromwell, Sir Lamiel

Lambleton Tank No.29 leads Class 9F, 92214 towards Woodthorpe working 2A42 17:30 Loughborough Central - Leicester North service.GNR Class N2 No. 1744 passes through Woodthorpe working 9F41 17:15 Loughborough Central - Quorn & Woodhouse demonstration freight.Lambleton Tank No. 29 passes through Woodthorpe working 2B35 16:00 Leicester North - Loughborough Central service.Pannier Tank L92 in London Transport livery approaches Woodthorpe working 7S40 17:00 Loughborough Central - Swithland Sidings demonstration freight.SR King Arthur Class No. 777 approaches Woodthorpe working 2A39 16:45 Loughborough Central - Leicester North service.GNR Class N2 No. 1744 passes through Woodthorpe working 9D36 16:35 Rothley Brook - Loughborough Central demonstration freight.LMS Class 3F Jinty has a brief pause at Quorn & Woodhouse Station en-route to Loughborough Central Station.LMS Class 3F Jinty has a brief pause at Quorn & Woodhouse Station en-route to Loughborough Central Station.Pannier Tank L92 accelerates away from Quorn & Woodhouse Station working 2D34 15:55 Rothley Brook - Loughborough Central service.Lambleton Tank No. 29 approaches Quorn & Woodhouse Station working 2A37 16:00 Loughborough Central - Leicester North service.Pannier Tank L92 arrives at Quorn & Woodhouse Station working 2D34 15:55 Rothley Brook - Loughborough Central service.BR Standard Class 7 70013 approaches Quorn & Woodhouse Station working 9C37 15:50 Loughborough Central - Swithland Sidings demonstration freight.LMS 8F 48624GNR Class N2 No. 1744BR Standard Class 7 70013BR Standard Class 7, 70013Pannier Tank L92.BR Standard Class 9F. 92214Standard 2 No. 78019Standard Class 7 No. 70013